Detroit Common Ground Conference

Detroit Field Office, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services 11411 East Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, MI 48214 | Directions & Nearby

Event Description

The Federal Trade Commission brought together local, state, and federal agencies, along with legal services attorneys and other consumer advocates for a full-day meeting. The morning was a closed meeting for law enforcement partners serving Michigan; the afternoon was a public meeting that covered frauds that affect diverse communities, as well as topics including debt collection, car sales, mortgage fraud, identity theft, and phone scams. Conference participants discussed experiences and challenges and considered how their groups can better work together and share information and resources in the future.

Event Details

FTC Privacy Policy

Under the Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”) or other laws, we may be required to disclose to outside organizations the information you provide when you pre-register. The Commission will consider all timely and responsive public comments, whether filed in paper or electronic form, and as a matter of discretion, we make every effort to remove home contact information for individuals from the public comments before posting them on the FTC website.

The FTC Act and other laws we administer permit the collection of your pre-registration contact information and the comments you file to consider and use in this proceeding as appropriate. For additional information, including routine uses permitted by the Privacy Act, see the Commission’s comprehensive Privacy Policy.

This event is open to the public and may be photographed, videotaped, webcast, or otherwise recorded. By participating in this event, you are agreeing that your image — and anything you say or submit — may be posted indefinitely at ftc.gov or on one of the Commission's publicly available social media sites.